*Yes, I am crazy! That’s a prerequisite for working with kids!* One of the highlights of my day job is my weekly maker club. Some schools refer to it as Genius Hour or Learning Clubs. Our clubs meet most Fridays and last about an hour. I host 3 different groups of kids during the school… Continue reading Running a Kid’s Sewing Club (or are you crazy?)
You asked! Classes are scheduled for the month of July, 2016. Location: All classes will be held @ Stitch N Quilt in Mableton. July 7th , 10-11:30 a.m. Crafty STEM/Electric Bracelet. Learn about e-textiles/soft circuits as you make your very own LED bracelet. You choose the color of bamboo felt, stitch your circuit and bling to your… Continue reading Kid’s Classes Now Available
The past two weeks have been spent sewing after school with some of my Crafty S.T.E.M. students and helping a Girl Scout troop in Hiram with a Quilts for Kids project. Fun times!
Pom pom spiders just in time for Halloween! Both the kids and club sponsors had a blast! We made one incredible mess of the classroom we use for our club meetings, but today’s experience definitely fit the definition of learner engagement. Club members learned to do quick division in their heads the old school way (sorry Common… Continue reading Look what we did in school today!